| Aug 7, 2014
| 6:12 AM
With nine promising newcomers, including transfers Angel Rodriguez and Sheldon McClellan, expectations are high for Miami's basketball team, which leaves for a basketball tour of Spain later this month.
Thursday, the school announced its non-conference...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Once the Cubs finish renovating Wrigley Field, some of the most luxurious seats at the historic stadium may not even come with a view of the field.
As part of its four-year, $575 million overhaul of the stadium and surrounding area, the team wants to...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 2:17 PM
It would be easy to dismiss "Cool Spaces!," a new series on contemporary architecture that will make its KCET debut at 10 p.m. Thursday, as a superficial if very earnest example of the dumbing down of American culture. The title of the show --...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 9:00 AM
Usher is the latest addition to the list of performers slated for the MTV Video Music Awards, the network revealed to Pop & Hiss.
MTV was expected to announce the appearance early Wednesday via its social media platforms, The multi-platinum Grammy...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 7:51 AM
Due to circumstances beyond his control, Isaiah Austin was not drafted by an NBA team Thursday night.
But the former Baylor center still was able to live out part of his dream when he heard Commissioner Adam Silver call his name as a ceremonial pick...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 5:54 PM
BLACKSBURG — Virginia will have to manage two particularly challenging stretches of Atlantic Coast Conference men’s basketball games if it hopes to repeat as conference champions, while Virginia Tech must get used to road life early and late...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 6:13 PM
After months of task force meetings, community outcry and job fairs designed to draw city residents, Allentown officials say their efforts have begun to pay off.
Roughly 300 people have been hired to work at the soon-to-open PPL Center and two-thirds of...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 4:34 AM
Unlike Mark Turgeon's first three years at Maryland, when a lack of early-season road experience and not many tough non-league games left his men’s basketball team a little ill-prepared for what it would face in the ACC, the Terps should be more...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 1:00 PM
It was just past 2 a.m. on one of those "what happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas" Saturday nights, and a capacity crowd of more than 3,000 revelers inside the Strip's epically proportioned nightclub Hakkasan Las Vegas were tripping the light fantastic. To...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 11:59 AM
Los Angeles architectural engineering firm Aecom Technology Corp. -- which has worked on sports stadiums for the Olympics, the World Cup and the NBA -- announced Tuesday that it had acquired Hunt Construction Group, a major stadium builder.
| Sep 7, 2014
| 6:16 AM
With the NFL going to CBS on Thursday, the TV schedule takes a few changes this week.
The "Thursday Night Football" lineup starts with the Steelers playing the Ravens in Baltimore. CBS is showing the games along with the NFL Network until the CBS...